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Jacob B Breyfogle
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Birth: 1828
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1916
Monterey County
California, USA

Civil War: Company A, 2nd California Cavalry

Jacob B. Breyfogle [Bryfogle] enlisted as a private at San Francisco, California, September 16, 1861, and was mustered into Company A, 2nd California Cavalry, at the Presidio of San Francisco on October 2. Private Breyfogle re-enlisted at Camp Douglas, Utah, October 4, 1864. Private Breyfogle was mustered out at Camp Union, California, April 7, 1866. After the war he worked as a machinist. Jacob was convicted of embezzlement and sitting in the Salinas jail in 1880 (1880 US Census). Jacob filed for a Civil War veteran's pension at Salinas August 10, 1891, and received application No. 1,048,711 and certificate No. 1,015,683. He re-filed for his veteran's pension at Salinas September 11, 1908. By 1910 he was still single and living at Salinas (1910 US Census).
Identified Graves of 2nd California Cavalry Veterans
Garden of Memories
Monterey County
California, USA
Plot: S: Old R:115 Grave 27, UNMARKED
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Originally Created by: John Patchin
Record added: Sep 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42356807
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Who for the Union fought and bled, though passing on, is never dead.
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 Added: May. 10, 2014

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Jun. 15, 2010

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